• Invincible (2006)

Invincible

Release Date: August 25th, 2006

DVD Release Date: December 19th, 2006

PG |1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

Lifelong football fan Vince Papale (Mark Wahlberg) sees his wildest dreams come true when he becomes a member of the Philadelphia Eagles. While teaching at his high-school alma mater in Pennsylvania, the 30-year-old gets a chance to try out for his favorite team and, except for kickers, becomes the oldest rookie in NFL history who never played football in college.

Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Greg Kinnear, Elizabeth Banks, Kevin Conway, Michael Rispoli, Kirk Acevedo, Dov Davidoff, Michael Kelly

Director: Ericson Core

Genres: Biography , Drama

Production Co: Mayhem Pictures, Who's Nuts Productions, Walt Disney Pictures

Distributors: Buena Vista

Keywords: Bar, Transformation, Inspiring, Rise, Heartwarming, Friend, 1970s, House, Underdog, Wife

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Rene RodriguezMiami Herald

    One gigantic pile of cornball clichés, but there's no denying the movie works you over anyway. show more

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    A neatly packaged Walt Disney Co. picture with bone-crunching football action; a nice sense of the blue-collar, male-dominated milieu that nourishes football fanaticism; and a few too many tugs at the heartstrings. show more

  • 75
    Chicago Tribune

    The actors make it work. Greg Kinnear's Coach Vermeil exudes Southern California good vibrations without a lot of fuss or attitude. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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